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LHSAA state football championships

Preview of LHSAA Division 1, 2 and 3 Championships (Dec. 6-7)

The first weekend of state football championship games has arrived in Louisiana with some terrific matchups, and you can watch them all on YurView Lousiana and Cox Sports Television. On Friday night there are two games, both starting at 7 PM. At Yulman Stadium on Tulane's campus, the top two teams in Division One square...
Arch Manning Newman vs. Dunham

Dunham vs. Isidore Newman: What You Need to Know

High school football coaches like to say that when you get to the quarterfinals, only good teams are left playing. That's certainly the case in the Division III playoffs as the 9-and-1 Dunham Tigers visit the 9-and-1 Isidore Newman Greenies in a quarterfinal matchup. The two teams will square off Friday at 7 PM in...
Lutcher vs. St. James

Lutcher and St. James Renew Their Spirited Rivalry

Rivalries are what makes football great, no matter what level. Saints-Falcons in the NFL is the big one for the Who Dat Nation. This Saturday a great rivalry in the SEC takes place as LSU hosts Florida. The night before the SEC Showdown, one of the best rivalries in Louisiana high school sports will...
Catholic High vs. St. Thomas More

Catholic and St. Thomas More Meet in Mid-Season Clash of Title Contenders

Week Five of the YurView Louisiana Game of the Week takes us to Lafayette as St. Thomas More hosts Catholic High. These two schools played in a state championship game last year but came up on the short end, losing their respective games. This year, the Bears and Cougars are among the favorites to...
Ishmael Sopshervideo

Ishmael Sopsher and Devonta Lee Focused on Bringing a Title to Amite

The small Tangipahoa Parish town of Amite City, Louisiana, has just over 4,000 residents, but it features two of the best players in the state. Defensive tackle Ishmael Sopsher is the nation's number one defensive tackle and wide receiver Devonta Lee is the nation's sixth best athlete in the country according to 247-sports. Sopsher and...
Rummel Louisiana high school football playoffs

Rummel’s Koy Moore Looking to Win a State Title Before He Heads West

Unfortunately, injuries are part of football, but for one talented wide receiver from New Orleans it seems like he can't shake the injury bug. Archbishop Rummel wide receiver Koy Moore is listed by 247sports.com as a four-star prospect and the 7th best prospect in the state of Louisiana in the Class of 2020. Moore is...
andrew robison

Hahnville QB Andrew Robison Ready for his Biggest on the Field Test

Senior Hahnville quarterback Andrew Robison is the most talked about high school football player in Louisiana and he's only played in two games this season. Prior to the start of the 2018 season, the Louisiana High School Athletic Association ruled Robison ineligible for the year, because of recruiting violations. Robison transferred in May to Hahnville...
Coach Guy LeCompte Holy Cross

Longtime Coach Guy LeCompte Finds a Home at Holy Cross

You never know where life will take you. First-year Holy Cross coach Guy LeCompte graduated from LSU in management and had thoughts of going to medical school. To prepare for such a career, he went to Hannan High School in St. Bernard Parish as a chemistry teacher. LeCompte also coached on the football team and...
kardell thomas and tyrion davis

Southern Lab’s Kardell Thomas and Tyrion Davis Seek State Title Before Heading to LSU

It's always special for a high school coach in Louisiana to have a player on his team committed to play at LSU. But imagine having two players on the same team that plan on playing for the Fighting Tigers when their prep career is over. That's the situation for second-year Southern Lab head coach Darrell...
Rummel Louisiana high school football playoffs

LHSAA Playoff Time Is Near – Who Are the Contenders and Cinderellas?

With two weeks left in the regular season, let's look at who the contenders, the Cinderellas and the bubble teams are to make the Louisiana High School Athletic Association playoffs. Here's a rundown involving the schools in southern Louisiana. CLASS 5A Contenders Acadiana: It's been a successful season for first year head coach Matt McCullough. He replaced...